Monday , June 14 2021

African teams’ road to 2022 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup – Costa Rica!

CAF headquarters in Cairo, Egypt hosted on Monday, May 10 the draw for the African qualifiers of the 2022 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup – Costa Rica.

CAF will have two representatives for the final tournament of the 2022 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup – Costa Rica.

However, a total of 40 teams decided to take part in the playoffs, a new record. The qualifying phase will take place in five (5) rounds organized in home and away matches.

CAF Director of competitions Khaled Nassar conducted the draw, assisted by Egyptian footballer Nadine Ghazy.

Following are the results:

First Round:

M1 – Djibouti v Eritrea
M2 – South Sudan v Rwanda
M3 – Eswatini v Mozambique
M4- Mauritania v Tunisia

M5- Niger v Benin
M6 – Togo v Mali
M7 – DR Congo v Sao Tome
M8 – Equatorial Guinea v Central African Republic

Second Round

S1 – Winner M1 v Tanzania
S2 – Burundi v Namibia
S3 – Angola v Botswana
S4 – Winner M2 v Ethiopia

S5 – Kenya v Uganda
S6 – Winner M3 v South Africa
S7 – Zambia v Malawi
S8 – Winner M4 v Ghana

S9 – Winner M5 v Morocco
S10 – Gambia v Burkina Faso
S11 – Winner M6 – Senegal
S12 – Guinea v Sierra Leone

S13 – Gabon v Guinea Bissau
S14 – Winner M7 v Cameroon
S15 – Egypt v Congo
S16 – Winner M8 v Nigeria

Three more rounds will follow, with two teams representing Africa in the 2022 FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup – Costa Rica!

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